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Glenfern Villas Franz Josef

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“bedroom villa”(41 reviews)
“short drive”(30 reviews)
“farm animals”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

An ideal base to visit the Glacier. We stayed for two days. The Villa is well presented, clean and has a cooking facilities. Large size bathroom with walk in shower. Lounge area with TV and DVD player (there is a library in reception). Patio door...More

1  Thank WadkinMBE
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded 16 February 2018

Hi WadkinMBE, Im glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. The view from some of the patios on a fine evening is pretty good sometimes.

Reviewed 9 February 2018

Amazing location, huge two bedroom villa, modern, clean and very well serviced. The property is located about 3km from the town, so a little remote, however, the motel offers a free transfer to a number of local restaurants. Great idea. We enjoyed a very comfortable...More

1  Thank Morrie
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded 12 February 2018

Hi Morrie, thanks for these words I suppose 3 ks is a long way for some people however it is pretty quite and we dont have the Constance helicopters buzzing around all the time.

Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Although this location is a couple of miles outside Franz Josef a number of restaurants offer a collect and deliver service so you can get a meal and not worry about the drink and driving issue. Rooms were comfortable and our friends villa had an...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at Glenfern. Clean, tidy and very comfortable, and a great view when the clouds are not hanging over the mountains. A short drive into Franz Joseph but not of any great concern. The weather came in while we were there but...More

1  Thank Traveller4630
Reviewed 26 January 2018

These motels have an amazing view of the mountains and glaciers, the units are so well equipped, it would be possible to live here for a week! The hosts are fabulous, telling you about the local attractions, finding discount tickets, arranging helicopter flight sans restaurant...More

Thank Sue S
Response from Franzvillas, Manager at Glenfern Villas Franz JosefResponded 12 February 2018

Hi Sue, thanks for these great words. Im glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, and the pick up service is used quite a lot.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Self-Serve Laundry
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US$137 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Heather L
2 January 2018|
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Hi Heather, im sorry but no animals of any kind (Service Dogs Exception) are permitted here. Kevin Manger
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"Kevin will take care of best as 18 villas have scenic view."
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"Not every unit has Mountain View. You paid for it but might just end up with unit facing main road"
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"Unit facing the road was nice and sunny."
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"They all looked pretty good from where I was standing with a cold NZ craft beer in my hand."
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